Music for the Feast of Corpus Christi (external solemnity) (Missale Romanum of 1962, 9:30 a.m.)
Prelude: Improvisation on Cibavit eos and Lauda Sion
Missa Octavi Toni (Orlando di Lasso, c.1532-1594)
Gregorian Mass of Corpus Christi: Cibavit eos
Motet at the Offertory: Caro mea (Matthias Gascogne, d. 16th C.)
Motet at the Communion: Panis Angelicus (Camille Saint-Saëns, 1835-1921)
Hymns at the Procession: Pange lingua, Sacris solemniis, Æterne Rex altissime, etc.
Postlude: Rhapsodie Grégorienne [Lauda Sion, Sacris solemniis, Verbum supernum] (Jean Langlais, 1907-1991)
Mass will be followed immediately by a Eucharistic procession through downtown Norwalk,
with solemn Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament at the conclusion.
The Schola Cantorum is joined this day by the volunteer St. Mary’s Choir.
The 11:30 a.m. Ordinary Form Mass this day will be a Low Mass in St. Patrick’s Chapel.